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Addams hopes for Heney's success in his Senate election.

A promotional postcard urging women to vote for the Progressive Party because it stands for woman suffrage.

Produced to appeal to woman voters, this Progressive Party pamphlet includes Jane Addams' nomination speech, a letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Addams, the party plank on equal suffrage, and the party's plans for democratic rule and social and industrial justice.

A reminder to register to vote and listing of candidates for the trustees of the State University, an election which Illinois women were allowed to vote. Also includes biographical information about the candidates.

FitzGerald advises Addams to help her organize better efforts to focus on the issue of suffrage.

Upton is surprised that the leader of the Progressive Party is against suffrage while those who head the Republicans are for it.

Addams notes that Theodore Roosevelt was "wabbly" on woman's suffrage and she is not proud of her efforts in converting him to the cause.

Roosevelt verifies that he and the Progressive Party supports woman suffrage and asks her to make that stance known.
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Addams argues that women's suffrage is a natural extension of the progress of democracy and offers examples throughout the world where woman are gaining the vote.
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Addams argues that women's interests coincide with the work the Progressive Party is doing and that they should support it.
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Addams discusses working conditions for women and advocates for a minimum wage for female workers.
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Addams argues for women's increased participation in politics and defends her decision to back a political party. This is one of a series of articles she prepared for the Central Press Association as part of the Progressive Party campaign in 1912.
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A draft of Addams' defense of Theodore Roosevelt's stance on suffrage rebutting Ida Husted Harper's sharp criticism the candidate. The letter was published on August 25.
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A draft of Addams' defense of Theodore Roosevelt's stance on suffrage as given at the Progessive Party convention in rebuttal of Ida Husted Harper's sharp criticism the candidate. The letter was published on August 25.
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Addams' defends Roosevelt's stance on suffrage, rebutting Ida Husted Harper's criticism of the candidate. The letter was published on August 25.
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Newspaper coverage of Boardman's statement criticizing Addams for her partisan work with the Progressive Party and Addams's response.
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Addams defends her decision to sit as a delegate at the Progressive Party convention.

Robins discusses the role of women in the Progressive Party and the promotion of the Pennsylvania Plan.

Robins sends Addams a summary of women's Progressive Party work in Illinois, including the Jane Addams Chorus.

Wile brags about his daughter Ruth's rousing Progressive Party speech at Vassar College inspired by Addams' ideas.

Mumford sends Addams resolutions passed by women workers of the Philadelphia Progressive Party.

Robins send Addams a report of Progressive Party work done in Illinois between October 24 and 31.

Lindsey congratulates Addams on her campaign work for the Progressive Party and expresses his disappointment for missing chances to see her.

Sanders describes the new roles that members of the Jane Addams Club have taken on since it became a part of the Progressive Club. Sanders also describes the activities of the temperance movement.

Flint relates the history of the Jane Addams Chorus and the women who helped build it.